Reading Famous as one of the UK?s top ten retail destinations the heart of Reading offers much more than just amazing shopping.
Looking for History then Reading has some amazing Heritage sites like Forbury Gardens, a nationally acclaimed Victorian formal garden, leading you beautifully to the ruins of Reading Abbey, ancient monument and burial place of a King of England.
Wander through the ruins to the Kennet and Avon Canal, strolling past Reading Gaol and the Oscar Wilde gates. There is so much to intrigue and inspire, you. Why not Explore the Riverside Museum and relax on a barge moored outside a restaurant that started life as a Victorian pumping station.
If the weather is fine it's time to try messing about on the river - take up some kayaking, rowing or Canoeing, or just book a river boat cruise and explore the Thames, just 10 minutes walk from the town centre.
Why not relax in the beautiful Berkshire countryside with one of our amazing Spa weekends. Or try your hand at Bushcraft activities at one of our great venues, with a great list of hotels and guest houses, retailers, transport operators and local agencies to deliver a quality experience for every type of event.